VINGA – 1954 – IMO 5381277

VINGA1954

Collection of Rick Cox.

IDNo: 5381277 – Year: 1954 – Name: VINGA – Keel: 9.52 – Type: Tanker – Launch Date: 16.1.54 – Flag: NOR – Date of completion: 3.54 - GRT: 11485 - DWT: 16172 – Yard No: 832 – Length overall: 165.2- LPP: 153.8 – Country of build: DEU – Beam: 20.9 – Builder: Bremer Vulkan of Vegesack.

Machinery Overview: 1 oil engine driving 1 FP propeller – Total Power: Mcr 4,781kW (6,500hp) – Service Speed: 14.00kts.

Prime Mover Detail: Design: MAN, Engine Builder: Bremer Vulkan AG Schiffbau u. Maschinenfabrik – Bremen – 1 x D6Z72/120, 2 Stroke, Double Acting, In-Line (Vertical) – 6 Cy. 720 x 1200, Mcr: 4,781 kW (6,500 hp).

Subsequent History: 70 DODONE

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Source: Miramar Ship Index by arrangement.

Casualty reports from IHSF:

  • VESSEL TOUCHED BOTTOM ON SEA BED ON 3/1/75.

    BOTTOM PLATING HEAVILY SET UP. INTERNALS IN WAY BUCKLED AND DISTORTED. PART REPAIRS EFFECTED AT TIME AND THE REST EFFECTED AT PERAMA AFTER VESSEL WAS SURVEYED. (Voyage details and cargo status not known).

  • VESSEL HAD FIRE IN ENGINE ROOM WHILST REPAIRING IN DRYDOCK AT PERAMA ON 11/4/75.

    FIRE WAS WXTINGUISHED BY CREW. NO DETAILS OF DAMAGE KNOWN. VESSEL LATER TRADING.

Disposal Data: BU Chittagong 24.8.88, work began 28.8.88 [Unistar Sg Ltd] – BU for $260 per LDT.

December 28th, 2012  in Tankers Over 4000 TDW - V No Comments »

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